Steeped in history

 

The Fuggers, a large merchant family, used their widely-spun trading network to bring the world's best medicinal ingredients back to Augsburg as far back as 500 years ago.

Franz Ziegler, born into a family of pharmacists in Augsburg and working in his parents' firm making animal medicine products, was particularly captivated by the cures produced exclusively using plant, mineral and animal ingredients.